Modern British & 20th Century Art

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Date of the auction: 11.12.2019

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Modern British School

Modern British School Nativity scene with Holy Family, ox and ass Signed indistinctly and numbered 179/1000 5 interlinked polished bronzes, with green patination on the reverse, on a dark resin base 13cm high

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Fredda Brilliant (Polish 1903-1999)

‡Fredda Brilliant (Polish 1903-1999) Jozef Adam Zygmunt Cyrankiewicz (Polish, 1911-1989), Premier of Poland (1947-1952 and 1954-1970), he was a Polish Socialist and after 1948 Communist politician Signed and dated 1957 Bronze 57cm high With a book: Fredda Brilliant, Biographies in Bronze (New York

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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C.B. (20th Century)

C.B. (20th Century) Portrait of a gentleman Signed with a monogram Bronze, on a marble base 36cm high; 51cm with base A resemblance to Albert Einstein has been suggested

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡David Wynne OBE (1926-2014)

‡David Wynne OBE (1926-2014) Sitting deer Numbered H 1/6 Bronze 16.5cm wide

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Geoffrey Dashwood (b.1947)

‡Geoffrey Dashwood (b.1947) Roebuck Signed and inscribed A/C Bronze on wooden base, artist's copy 21.8 cm high

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Geoffrey Dashwood (b.1947)

‡Geoffrey Dashwood (b.1947) Goldcrest on a ball Signed, numbered 12/24 and inscribed P.E. Bronze with green patina 7.5cm high

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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Follower of Henry Moore

Follower of Henry Moore Reclining figure Bronze, on a marble base 16cm wide (figure) Together with a resin replica on marble base of Moore's 1945 Reclining Female (Detroit Institute of Arts, no. 70.199) (2) Provenance: Bronze, property of an antiques dealer, 1980s; by descent to his son; Criterion

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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Follower of Henry Moore

Follower of Henry Moore Reclining figure Oak 32.5cm wide

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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Follower of Kenneth Armitage

Follower of Kenneth Armitage Two figures seated on a bench Terracotta 26.5 x 29.5cm

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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Follower of Dame Elisabeth Frink

Follower of Dame Elisabeth Frink Bird Bronze 34 cm high

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Cosimo Carlucci (Italian 1919-1987)

‡Cosimo Carlucci (Italian 1919-1987) Untitled, abstract Signed and dated 63 Brass 23 cm wide

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Charlie Macpherson (Contemporary)

‡Charlie Macpherson (Contemporary) Movement Seven, four in blue and three in colourless etched glass, each with windows Largest 83.5cm high; Smallest 56.9cm high (7) Provenance: The Estate of Peter and Rosa Seldon; Woolley and Wallis, Modern British & 20th Century Art, 4 December 2018, lot 206

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £250 - £450

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Guy Taplin (b.1939)

‡Guy Taplin (b.1939) Belt with buckle in the form of two rams heads; Belt with buckle in the form of two hands Two, one inscribed Made by Guy Taplin on the strap Cast white metal buckles with leather straps 86cm; 82cm (2

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Guy Taplin (b. 1939)

‡Guy Taplin (b. 1939) Three curlews Signed and titled Painted wood with glass bead eyes, metal supports and driftwood base 54 x 99cm Provenance: Bonhams, London, Modern Pictures, 20 March 2007, lot 249A

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Guy Taplin (b. 1939)

‡Guy Taplin (b. 1939) Four guillemots and four eggs Signed and titled Painted wood with glass bead eyes, on a painted wooden base 63 x 61.5cm Provenance: Christie's, London, 20th Century British Art, 5 November 2009, lot 167; Christie's London, Sporting and Wildlife Art, 27 June 2012, lot 104

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Guy Taplin (b. 1939)

‡Guy Taplin (b. 1939) Swan Pine with glass bead eyes 75 x 79cm Provenance: Purchased from the artist in the early 1970s According to a letter from Guy Taplin to the present owner 'the goose (lot 17) and swan (lot 16) are mine...among the first things I made and the journey has never stopped'. These

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Guy Taplin (b. 1939)

‡Guy Taplin (b. 1939) Canada goose Painted wood with glass bead eyes 46.5 x 65.5cm Provenance: Purchased from the artist in the early 1970s According to a letter from Guy Taplin to the present owner 'the goose (lot 17) and swan (lot 16) are mine...among the first things I made and the journey has

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Guy Taplin (b.1939)

‡Guy Taplin (b.1939) Crow flying with an egg in its mouth Signed and titled Painted wood with glass bead eyes, metal support, painted driftwood base 84 x 93cm

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Peter Randall-Page RA (b.1954)

‡Peter Randall-Page RA (b.1954) Bronze VI Bronze, unique, 1992 11.8 x 11cm Provenance: Clive Adams; from whom purchased by Mr R Warby, May 1992 Literature: Peter Randall-Page: Sculpture and Drawings, 1977-1992 (Leeds, City Art Gallery, 1992) catalogue raisonné no. 111 Exhibited: Leeds, Leeds City

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Sir William Reid Dick KCVO

‡Sir William Reid Dick KCVO, RA (1879-1961) Dawn Signed and dated 1925 Bronze 12.5cm high The model for this work was the artist's son John, when he was just a few days old

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Sir Anthony Caro OM

‡Sir Anthony Caro OM, CBE (1924-2013) Small Bronze 'd' Bronze, cast and welded, unique, 1982 17.1 x 16.5cm Literature: Dieter Blume, Anthony Caro Catalogue Raisonné, volume V (Cologne, 1986), no.1592, illustrated p.202 Exhibited: Waddington Galleries, London, Anthony Caro Recent Sculptures, Steel

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Henry Moore OM

‡Henry Moore OM, CH (1898-1986) Hand Relief No. 1 Bronze, with green patination, conceived in 1952 and cast in 1956 in an edition of nine plus one artist's proof 33.5 x 35 cm This work is registered with the Henry Moore Foundation, no. LH 354 Provenance: Either Laing Gallery, Toronto or Marlborough

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962)

‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962) Fantasy Signed and further titled and inscribed to verso Oil on canvas 87 x 112cm Provenance: By descent from the artist Exhibited: Royal Academy, 1902, no. 726; Liverpool, Manchester, Bradford, Southport and New Zealand (according to inscription to verso) The model

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962)

‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962) Sweetening the Hay Signed, and further titled, inscribed FRANK O. SALISBURY/62 avenue Rd/NW8, and with oil sketch of figure to verso Oil on canvas 108 x 194cm Provenance: By descent from the artist Frank O. Salisbury was one of the greatest society artists of his age

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962)

‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962) Silent Confidences Signed and titled to verso Oil on canvas 76 x 76cm, framed as circle Provenance: By descent from the artist Exhibited: The St. James Art Society (according to label) Frank O. Salisbury was one of the greatest society artists of his age, know as

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962)

‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962) Youth's Dreamland Garden Signed, dated 1912, and further titled and inscribed to verso Oil on canvas, circular 152 cm diameter Provenance: Painted for Samuel Ryder J.P., St. Alban's; his posthumous sale, Christie's, where purchased by the artist's family (all

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962)

‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962) Field Mice Signed Oil on canvas laid on board 162 x 123cm Provenance: By descent from the artist Literature Frank O. Salisbury, Sarum Chase: New and Enlarged Edition of Portrait and Pageant (London, John Murray), p.18, illustrated The models are the artist's twin

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962)

‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962) Twins, The Twenty First Birthday Signed, and further inscribed to verso Oil on canvas 129 x 102cm Provenance: By descent from the artist The sitters are the artist's twin daughters, Monica and Sylvia. Frank O. Salisbury was one of the greatest society artists of his

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962)

‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962) The Bride, Mrs Leonard Norris Signed, dated 1929, and titled and further inscribed to verso Oil on canvas 112 x 87cm Provenance: By descent from the artist Literature Frank O. Salisbury, Sarum Chase: New and Enlarged Edition of Portrait and Pageant (London, John

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 11 Dec 2019

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‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962)

‡Frank O. Salisbury (1874-1962) Portrait of Mrs Leonard Norris, née Monica Salisbury, daughter of the artist Oil on canvas Signed and dated Aug 14 1930 112 x 87cm Provenance: By descent from the artist Literature Frank O. Salisbury, Sarum Chase: New and Enlarged Edition of Portrait and Pageant

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 11 Dec 2019